Category Archives: Security Systems and Equipment

Top Brass to Set Up 3 New Military Units Armed with Ratnik Combat Gear

Three new military units outfitted with the Ratnik ‘soldier of the future’ combat gear will be set up in Russia’s Western Military District in 2020, Commander of the 20th All-Arms Army Lieutenant-General Andrei Ivanayev said on Tuesday.   «In 2020, there are plans to set up three new military formations that will have both to…
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Defense & Security 2019

Defense and Security 2019 will focus on regional cooperation and business partnerships for a more united and effective response regarding disaster management, cyber security, anti-terrorism and defence production. The show has a rich history of partnering with multinational corporations, manufacturers, delegations, military decision-makers and related government officials - especially from ASEAN. has proved to be the…
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The Arctic. A “Shamrock” Bursts into Blossom

By Artur KovalivskyThe Arctic has become the subject of hot debate among politicians; 22% of all undiscovered world resources are located in this region. A growing number of countries are declaring their rights to possess these resources. Russia is also defending its interests, claiming that the Lomonosov Ridge and Mendeleyev Heights constitute a direct continuation…
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The key is to see the target

A nation’s strategic security is impossible without an antiaircraft and antimissile defence system including, as its indispensable component, a fleet of military radars.In September 2017, the Federal Research and Production Centre Nizhniy Novgorod Research Institute of Radio Engineering (known as NNIIRT) celebrated its 70th anniversary. The company specialises in the development and production of radar…
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Russian Army’s Ground-Based Electronic Warfare Systems

By Pavel Rumyantsev.  In any modern army, communication systems and troop command and control systems are of paramount importance. Communications breakdown and loss of troop command and control or failure to execute these functions with the required efficiency in today’s warfare conditions may result in fatal consequences that cannot often be compensated even with the…
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Sandwich-Like Body Armor Vest

By Roman Ilyushchenko, Col. Ret.Production of personnel armored protection equipment and military body armor vests is the field where we are falling behind the leaders. Nonetheless, the scientific and technological progress and “His Majesty” market warmed by sanctions are pushing forward. Which new products related to body armor are put into service for special and…
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Assault on Terrorism

Terrorism as a method of unscrupulous political game has been used since ancient times, though not always under that name. Scholars and historians may trace its origins somewhere in the dawn of recorded history of human civilization. Similarly, from time to time some of the official politicians are announcing the “elimination of the terrorist threat”.…
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Domestic Night Vision Devices

Technology and Application At all times military commanders have to solve the problem of night time effective use to complete tactical missions during combat operations. In our country, R&D efforts to develop Night Vision Devices (NVDs) were intensified in the 1930s. At that time, first photoelectronic devices were developed. Kirill Ryabov, a blogger and an expert…
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Family of underwater gliders – new prospects

A. Gaykovich, PhD in Engineering Science, Deputy General Director, JSС “NPP PT “OCEANOS” JSC “NPP PT “Oceanos” has been working on its own initiative since 2011 in collaboration with the State Marine Technical University of St.-Petersburg (SMTU) and other higher academic institutions of the country on building a family of underwater vehicles with predominantly hydrodynamic principles of…
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Combat experience: like sitting on a powder keg

The craftiness of these tatty-looking "crocks" or, conversely, elegant "jiggers", lies in their relatively small size, efficiency of destruction, stealth, surprise application, remote detonation possibility and a dozen of other "advantages."At the peak of mine warfareMy archive includes a document "Battle report of engineering service of Internal Troops of the Russian Ministry for Internal Affairs…
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